Blaine Gabbert told reporters Monday he has confidence in Kendial Lawrence and De'Vion Moore to fill Derrick Washington's shoes. (Photo by JJ Stankevitz)
Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert spoke to assembled reporters on Monday as part of Misssouri’s weekly media availability. Click the play button on the right below to listen to Gabbert discuss a multitude of topics as he and the Tigers prepare to kickoff the 2010 season in St. Louis on Saturday against Illinois. (Audio runtime: 4:15)
The topics discussed included:
How tailbacks Kendial Lawrence and De’Vion Moore will perform in the absence of senior Derrick Washington.
The news that injured receiver Jerrell Jackson (No. 29) will play against Illinois.
Whether or not he can repeat the performance he had last season in his first career start in the season opener in St. Louis.
What his performance in last season’s Arch Rivalry game meant to him.
What role nerves play in college football.
Upon which part of his game he hopes to improve in 2010.